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Lighthouse View Motel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was okay. Bed was comfortable. Since it's late in the season I do understand why the pool and Jacuzzi were closed so I paid $10.00 extra for a Jacuzzi room (initially asked for a room with a view but it was snowing so hard you couldn't see the bridge anyway). The Jacuzzi is not made for two people... More 

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Thank Brenda S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here June of 2015 (that was not an option in the drop down menu). My visit here is still memorable though. I stayed in a room with the jacuzzi tub. Loved it. The room was clean, quiet, comfortable and it's very quaint from the outside. The view just across the street is amazing! (See pictures). It's literally a... More 

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Thank Lily R
Pontiac, Michigan, United States
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This small motel is cute. You can walk right across the street to see the lighthouse, bridge and water. The park is very nice. Super clean room with a comfortable bed. My only issue was the noise from people going up and down the stairs and the room above. It sounded like a heard of elephants. Thankfully everyone settled in... More 

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Thank Tisha B
Michigan
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

This is a very clean and neat motel. It is in need of some updating - but was very nice. The parking lot is very tricky - hard to park a bigger vehicle or one with bikes on the back. Pool was out of service when we stayed. Reasonable price!

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Thank Cindy B
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was a nice, clean hotel. Great for the price. Nice customer service. It is right across from the lighthouse and the Mackinac Bridge. Close to restaurants and shops. This was our first time staying in the motel but we will be back!

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Thank Sharon K
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had a very nice and clean room and right across from the Lighthouse park. The pool was nice and clean and the bed was very comfortable. We have stay there before and will stay there again next time we are up that way!

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Thank Jane F
Simpsonville, South Carolina
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

This was the cleanest room I've ever stayed in. Even the baseboards had been dusted. The bed was comfortable and the room nicely decorated. You couldn't ask for nicer staff or location. It was right across the street from Lake Huron with a beautiful view and close to the ferries to the island. It's a small motel, and you won't... More 

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Hotel is very nice. Customer service is very good. Our room was perfect for a one night stay and my kids enjoyed the pool. I liked the view of the Lighthouse and Mighty Mac as well as it is very nice that this is walking distance to restaurants and shops! This is our second stay and will make sure we... More 

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Thank Jennifer L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This motel is perfect for a budget stay! It's close to everything! My husband and I stayed here two nights; we walked around the city the first night. The motel is close to several restaurants and ice cream shops. Walking around everywhere wasn't a chore because everything is so close. There's even a pizza delivery place that goes right to... More 

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Thank Sarah H
Ravenswood, West Virginia, United States
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Rooms were old and dated. The TV was so small could barely watch. Room had old air-conditioner in the wall. Couldn't regulate the temperature. Parking lot is really small hard to get in and out of. Not located near any restaurant. Wouldn't stay here again.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our motel is located on scenic North Huron Avenue directly across from the Mackinaw Point Lighthouse and Lake Shore Park. This beautiful area of Mackinaw City boasts fantastic views of the Straits of Mackinac, Mackinac Island and the Mackinac Bridge. People come from far and wide to enjoy the beach, stroll the lakeside sidewalk or picnic in the park. In the evening watch the spectacular sunsets and the lighting of "Big Mac". Enjoy our indoor pool and hot tub June thru September. The Lighthouse View Motel is now open year round. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lighthouse View Motel

Address: 699 N Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, MI
Region: United States > Michigan > Cheboygan County > Mackinaw City
Price Range: $104 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Lighthouse View Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Room 105 is a good location. Its on the ground floor close to the pool and office. It has comfy beds and is very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles auntiegodmama, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a bridge-view room on the second floor, if that interests you.”
 of 5 bubbles Bruce_n_Kathie, 25 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Even if your room does not face the bridge, you can sit on the lawn chairs and watch the bridge.”
 of 5 bubbles marthec270, 18 Sep 2015 | Read review
“If you want a better view, ask for the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 374PW, 26 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Probably rooms on 2nd floor have better view - we checked in late, so took one of the last rooms available, which was in a back corner.”
 of 5 bubbles SparkyEstonia, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
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